From the Archives: Casino Skirt

I’ve posted this one already by accident, because I had scheduled it at a wrong date. The light in the pictures fucked up the colours, though, so I’m posting it again. After a very sad September, in more than one way, it seems we caught a couple of beautiful days in October. I took the…

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Cats! And the Perks of Making a Muslin

I’m a dress maker. I like making dresses. But sometimes I think, why not make something else? Something comfortable, something I can wear every day? Something mundane like …. a shirt (gasp)?! Of course, it’s difficult choosing a shirt or blouse pattern when your fabric of choice is cotton (not so stretchy!) and you refuse…

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From The Archives: Traveling Woman

Pattern: Traveling Woman by Liz Abinante Yarn: Drachenwolle Alpaka This is my first shawl, and I was mightily proud of it. Back in 2010 when I finished it, I wore it ALL the time, even in summer when it was way too warm for it. Anything for an occasion to show of knitwear, am I…

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